Corporate support

Discover the perfect opportunity to develop a relationship with the Royal Institution.

The Michael Faraday statue at 21 Albemarle Street, London.

Whether you are looking to enhance your profile, reach new audiences, or motivate your employees, we offer many opportunities for your company to develop a deeper relationship with the Ri.

Ri Corporate Membership

Ri Corporate Membership provides companies with the perfect opportunity to develop a relationship with the Royal Institution, offering you a range of bespoke benefits designed to actively engage your clients and employees at all levels with our work.

Highlights of our packages include:

Corporate entertainment

  • Exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the Ri's archives and Faraday Museum
  • Privileged access to the Ri’s speakers
  • Complimentary hire of our world famous Theatre, home of the CHRISTMAS LECTURES


  • Informal business-to-business networking opportunities through invitation only receptions and intimate roundtable dinners

Employee benefits

  • Access to Ri Talks and family events for all your staff

Brand association

  • Connect your brand with the Ri and position your organisation at the forefront of science engagement, inspiring everyone to think more deeply about science and its place in our lives

Ri corporate partnerships

Our full potential could not be realised without the vital support we receive from corporate partners.

Our partners help us to continue to innovate, engage and inspire future generations of scientists and ensure that every aspect of our work connects people with the world of science.

A partnership with the Ri will allow your company to:

  • Create stand-out campaigns by aligning your brand with one of the world’s foremost science communication institutions
  • Target key audiences through innovative marketing and promotional campaigns accessing over 280,000 people through our lectures, outreach programmes, and online activities
  • Build client relationships and loyalty
  • Enable exclusive entertainment access to the Ri’s speakers, archives, Faraday Museum and our  historic building
  • Engage your employees through volunteering opportunities

We work closely with our partners, creating tailored packages of benefits that meet your business objectives and deliver valuable return on investment.

Partnership opportunities at the Ri include:

  • The iconic CHRISTMAS LECTURES, which annually reach 2–4 million people via television broadcast
  • High-profile Ri Talks, providing companies with the opportunity to profile themselves as thought leaders through actively engaging with cutting-edge research and decision makers
  • A national STEM programme of Ri Masterclasses for primary and secondary school children, led by top experts from academia and industry
  • Science in Schools – our programme of live science shows brought into schools that provide inspiring talks filled with live demonstrations for students, teachers and the wider community
  • Interactive science activities for all ages including our Family Fun Days and Ri family shows
  • Our online digital video science communication programme, accessed online via our YouTube channel, showcasing the best science videos to millions of people around the world

Corporate venue hire

The Royal Institution is also available for corporate hire.

Located in the heart of Mayfair, our unique venue combines period spaces with 200 years of scientific heritage and offers a wide range of spaces suitable for any event from conferences and meetings to receptions and dinners.

Ri venue hire

Find out more

To find out more about Ri Corporate Membership and corporate partnerships, please contact our Corporate Development Manager at or call +44 (0)20 7491 6525.